In Depth Understanding of Pumps and Pumping

Course Location The Holiday Inn, Runcorn, Cheshire
Cost £0
Type of course in situ
Course provider Pump Centre - ESR Technology Ltd
Available dates for this course

Please contact Pump Centre - ESR Technology Ltd directly for a current list of course dates

In-Depth Understanding of Pumps and Pumping

A three day in-depth course on pumps and pumping technology.

This course will address many factors that prevent centrifugal pumps from achieving their optimum performance and life, and includes and understanding of fluids and applications, pump selection to operation, trouble shooting and care of machinery. Delegates should gain an understanding of pump hydraulics, sealing and bearing lubrication making this a complete in-depth pump course.

Objectives and benefits:

Develop delegate skills to match pump process specification

Provide an appreciation of the pump types and design aspects of available pumps

Explain the requirements for trouble free bearing and mechanical seal operation

Show how to reduce pumping costs by keeping pumps operating at maximum efficiency with minimum maintenance.

Demonstrate how to effectively troubleshoot pumping problems by a logical approach.

Course Programme:

Understanding fluids

Suction systems and discharge systems

Data specification, standards

Pump types, positive displacement pump performance, centrifugal pump impellers.

Bearings and lubrication

Mechanical design aspects of pumps

Seals and sealing systems

Selection criteria control systems, instrumentation

Testing, installation, commissioning, operating for long life, spare parts, troubleshooting, and records

Who should attend:

This training course is for engineers, technologists and individuals involved in fluid handling, plant design, cost reduction equipment selection, operation and maintenance. Vendor application engineers and field sales staff will find the course of particular interest.

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